The Foxes were in midweek action, defeating Wolverhampton Wanderers on penalties in the Carabao Cup, and although changes were made a handful of regulars featured in the clash.
Fatigue could play a part at St James’ Park but, given the Magpies form, Claude Puel will be confident his men can get the job done.
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